Miyajima

Miyajima is one of the crown jewels of , and certainly one of its finest views. Located off the coast of Hiroshima, the serene beauty of the island is an essential coda to that city.
Photo: Bgag, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Summit
is the sacred mountain on Itsukushima in , , and is the… Photo: Bgag, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Public aquarium
is an aquarium on the island of Itsukushima in , . Photo: Shigeru-a24, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Garden
The is a botanical garden operated by Hiroshima University and located at Mitsumaruko-yama 1156-2, Miyajima-cho, , . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Buddhist complex
or Daisyō-in is a historic Japanese temple complex with many temples and statues on Mount Misen, the holy mountain on the island of Itsukushima, off the coast of , . Photo: Sailko, CC BY 3.0.

Miyajima

Latitude
34.2725° or 34° 16' 21.1" north
Longitude
132.304° or 132° 18' 14.3" east
Elevation
295 metres (968 feet)
Geo­Names ID
1861253

Also Known As

  • Azerbaijani: İsukusima
  • Azerbaijani: İtsukuşima
  • Basque: Itsukushima
  • Basque: Itsukushima uhartea
  • Catalan: Itsukushima
  • Catalan: Miyajima
  • Cebuano: Itsuku Shima
  • Chinese: 严岛
  • Chinese: 嚴島
  • Chinese: 安藝之宮島
  • Chinese: 安藝宮島
  • Chinese: 宫岛
  • Czech: Icukušima
  • Czech: Mijadžima
  • Dutch: Miyajima
  • English: Itsukushima
  • Esperanto: Icukuŝima
  • Esperanto: Itsukushima
  • Esperanto: Mijaĵima
  • Finnish: Miyajima
  • French: Itsuku-shima
  • French: Itsukushima
  • French: Miyajima
  • German: Itsukushima
  • German: Miyajima
  • Hebrew: איטסוקושימה
  • Hebrew: איצוקושימה
  • Hebrew: מיאג'ימה
  • Hungarian: Icukusima
  • Indonesian: Itsukushima
  • Indonesian: Miyajima
  • Italian: Itsukushima
  • Italian: Miyajima
  • Japanese: 伊都岐島
  • Japanese: 厳島
  • Japanese: 安芸の宮島
  • Japanese: 宮島
  • Korean: 미야지마 섬
  • Korean: 이쓰쿠시마섬
  • Persian: ایتسوکوشیما
  • Polish: Itsukushima
  • Polish: Miyajima
  • Polish: Wyspa Miyajima
  • Portuguese: Itsukushima
  • Russian: Ицукусима-дзиндзя
  • Russian: Ицукусима
  • Russian: Миядзима
  • Russian: Синтоистская святыня острова Ицукусима
  • Spanish: Itsukushima
  • Spanish: Miyajima
  • Sundanese: Itsukushima
  • Swedish: Itsukushima
  • Turkish: Itsukushima
  • Ukrainian: Іцукусіма
  • Ukrainian: Міяджіма
  • Ukrainian: Міядзіма
  • Itsuku
  • Ituku Sima
  • Miya-jima
  • Miya-shima
  • Miya Sima

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